Kerala Agricultural University (KAU) UG Admissions 2020: Eligibility, Application Process, Entrance Exam

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Kerela Agricultural University (KAU) offers B.Sc. (Hons.) and B.Tech. in various fields that include Agriculture, Co-operation and Banking, Cooperation, Banking and Management, Forestry, Agricultural Engineering and Food Engineering. These courses have duration of 4 years.

One can take admission into the majority programmes through KEAM entrance exam while for few University conducts its own entrance test. 

The candidates must have passed their 10+2 with a minimum of 50% in the Science stream to be eligible for admission.

KAU offers following UG 4 years programmes:

  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Forestry
  • B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering
  • B.Tech. Food Engineering 
  • B.Sc(Hons.) Co-orporation and Banking
  • B.Sc(Hons.) Co-orporation, Banking and Management

CourseAdmission Link
B.Sc (Agriculture)
Admission Link


  • You should have qualified your 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • You should have completed 17 years of age before the last date for the submission of the online application.

How to apply

For B.Tech, B.Sc (Hons.) Agriculture and B.Sc (Hons.) Forestry, candidates have to apply for the KEAM entrance exam. Where as for B.Sc (Hons.) Co-orporation & Banking and B.Sc. (Hons.) Coorporation, Banking & Management, candidates needs to apply on KAU official website. 


There are percentage breakup of seats offered in both in B.Sc(Hons.) and B.Tech are as follows

CategoryPercentage of Seat Reservation
State Merit60%
Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC)
Other Backward Hindus (BH)3%
Latin Catholics and Anglo Indian (LA)3%
Dheevara and Related Communities2%
Viswakarma and related Communities2%
Kusavan and related Communities1%
Other Backward Christian1%

If any seat of the reserved quota is not occupied then the seat will be automatically added in the State Merit. The seat that is un-availed by the SC candidates will go to ST category and vice-versa.

The communal reservations will be allowed only to the candidates applying as natives of Kerela.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



Rahna sasi

How can I get admission in diploma course in kerala

03 Dec, 2019 04:09
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Rahna, candidates can get admission in diploma courses through merit in qualifying examination. Moreover, candidates who have passed intermediate with 50% aggregate are eligible to apply only.

03 Dec, 2019 10:13
Vipin Prasad

Phy che maths or phy che bio required for bsc agriculture

18 Apr, 2019 10:02
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Vipin, for admission in B.Sc Agriculture, candidates must have scored 50% (for general category) in 12th (Physics, Chemistry & Biology) and 50% in Biology. Relaxation of 5% will be given to the candidates from reserved categories.

18 Apr, 2019 10:18
Sheeba Santhosh

With icar can I get admission in bsc agricultre in kerala

30 Jun, 2018 11:19
Akansha Expert

Hi Sheeba, Admission to the B.Sc.(Hons.) and depend on the entrance examinations, KEAM. The questions asked in this entrance exam will be objective type and will refer to your 2 syllabus. The allotment to this course will depend upon the results that will be declared by the University on May 25, 2018 (tentative). For more information please contact to the university.

30 Jun, 2018 15:15

How much rank mark in neet for admission to bcs agriculture

15 Jun, 2018 08:07
Akansha Expert

Hi Mariya, Admission to the B.Sc.(Hons.) courses depend on the entrance examinations, KEAM. It is mandatory to appear.

15 Jun, 2018 12:17
Aiswarya pp

hi,i am aiswarya,how much marks needed in keam exam to apply btech agriculture

29 May, 2018 08:39
Akansha Expert

Hi Aiswarya, You need visit the official website of the university, to get the latest cut off of this university, and other details.

29 May, 2018 11:21
Niya Hillarian k

i have qualified in keam 2018 , whether i am eligible for bsc agriculture as neet result is not published

23 May, 2018 21:53
Garima Bansal

hI Niya ,No neet is compulsory  for the admission in bsc agriculture

25 May, 2018 16:57

How mach rang in Agricultur in NEET or ICAR

18 May, 2018 18:11
Garima Bansal

Hi Soorya, For cutoff you can click on this link:- NEET cutoff

21 May, 2018 14:56

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